I did see some nice scenery in the nature parks. Most of the areas however are agricultural. There is not much wildlife to see, other than birds.

Pictures of birds in Cuba and other nature pages are separate:

Birds in Cuba
Cuba Bird Page
Nature Pages
Other Nature Pages

All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.


Waterfall. (1144k)


Flowers. (758k)
Flower. (772k)
Orchid. (564k)
White Water Lily
White Water Lily (Nymphaea alba, german: Weiße Seerose, french: Nénuphar blanc). (667k)
India Red Water
India Red Water Lily (Nymphaea rubra, german: Seerosen). (828k)
Ixora Ixora Thwaitesii
Ixora (Ixora thwaitesii). (1275k)
Microcycas Microcycas Calocoma
Microcycas (Microcycas calocoma, german: Zwergpalmfarn), endemic to Cuba. (1027k)
Flamboyant Tree Delonix
Flamboyant Tree (Delonix regia, german: Flammenbaum, french: Flamboyant). (941k)
Cuban Royal Palm
Cuban Royal Palm (Roystonea regia, german: Königspalme, french: Palmier royal de Cuba). (690k)
Cannonball Tree Couroupita
Cannonball Tree (Couroupita guianensis, german: Kanonenkugelbaum, french: Boulet de canon). (1017k)


Leafcutter Ant
Leafcutter ant. (1118k)
Wasp Nests
Wasp nests. (1304k)
Close-up Wasp Nests
Close-up of the wasp nests. (1037k)
Butterfly. (546k)
Butterfly. (701k)
Hermit Crab Snail
Hermit Crab in a snail shell. (672k)
Hermit Crab Hiding
Hermit Crab hiding in a snail shell. (727k)
Land Crab
Land Crab. (687k)
Land Crab
Land Crab. (829k)
Land Crab
Land Crab. (851k)
Land Crab Tree
Land Crab on a tree. (617k)
Land Crab
Land Crab. (812k)
Land Crab
Land Crab. (833k)
Curly-tailed Lizards Leiocephalus
Curly-tailed Lizards (Leiocephalus sp., german: Glattkopfleguane). (746k)
Big Brown Bat
Big Brown Bat (Eptesicus fuscus, german: Große Braune Fledermaus, french: Sérotine brune). (575k)
Cuban Crocodile Crocodylus
Cuban Crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer, german: Kubakrokodil, french: Crocodile de Cuba), endemic to Cuba. (787k)

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